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Man with a Movie Camera with live music


With live music performed by Donald Sosin (keyboards), John M. Davis (keyboards, accordion, theremin), John Mettam (percussion, electronics), and Mattias Olsson (drums). Music by John M. Davis and Donald Sosin.

Dir. Dziga Vertov. 1929, 68 mins. Restored DCP by the EYE Film Institute. Selected as the best documentary of all time by Sight & Sound in 2014. Dziga Vertov filmed for four years in Moscow, Kiev, and Odessa to create this masterpiece of the “city symphony” genre, using rapid-fire avant-garde editing to depict a single day in the life of a city.

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